DALLAS, Texas (September 3, 2014) – Freeman, the leading global partner for integrated marketing solutions for live engagements, announced that FREEMAN ONLINE; has been updated to further enhance the exhibitor ordering experience. Part of the Freeman Technology Suite, FREEMAN ONLINE is an innovative online platform that provides exhibitors with the ability to order a wide range of products and services, including the latest in audio visual technology, and provides show organizers with the ability to highlight key promotions and content to their exhibitors within a branded environment.
Clients across industries, from technology, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, to media and more, turn to Freeman not only for their expertise in producing exceptional events, but also for their in-house technology solutions. The new enhancements provide easier access to the important show information exhibitors need to ensure their events are a success, a simplified navigational structure to move throughout the site and a responsive design that delivers the same experience across multiple devices.
Streamlined Site Design and Functionality
An updated site design, intuitive navigation and enhanced product imagery along with improved shipping pages – including new planning and scheduling tools – will simplify an exhibitor’s production experience.
Customizable Customer Interface
Increased customization opportunities allow show organizers to extend the branding of their event from the show floor to the FREEMAN ONLINE interface. In addition, show organizers can add up to two additional branded pages to promote event content to point exhibitors toward key information. Rotating banner ads on each page enable organizers to highlight special offers, products and services and sponsorship opportunities leading to increased revenue.
Integration of Audio-Visual Components
The expanded portfolio of AV products and services – now available directly through the FOL site – allows exhibitors additional options to enhance an exhibit with the latest audio visual technology.
“FREEMAN ONLINE is a key component of our integrated platform of interactive tools. It is designed with one sole mission in mind: to help our customers organize and execute an exceptional event,” said William Collins, vice president of product development at Freeman. “While our product enhancements add the additional features our customers have been asking for, the redesigned platform will simplify the user experience and streamline the exhibitor experience before, during and after an event.”
Other new functionalities include online live chat with customer support representatives, consistent design for laptops and tablets as well as streamlined shipping processes. For more information on the enhancements, visit www.ftsupdates.com
Founded in 1927, Freeman is the leading global partner for integrated experiential marketing solutions for live engagements including expositions, conventions, corporate events and exhibits. Headquartered in Dallas, with over 70 offices in North America and the U.K., Freeman produces more than 4,300 expositions annually, including 135 of the 250 largest U.S. trade shows, and 11,000 other events worldwide. Customer-driven, Freeman offers a total package of solutions, with a scope of products and services unmatched by the competition. An employee-owned company, Freeman places an emphasis on respect for people and providing unparalleled customer service. Freeman has received numerous trade show industry awards for excellence in leadership, creative design, community service, innovation and customer-driven partnerships. For more information, visit www.freeman.com.